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Roca Mar

#6 of 14 Hotels in Canico
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Caminho Cais da Oliveira | Canico de Baixo, Canico, Madeira 9125-028, Portugal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Orcet, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a room studio with a kitchen corner, and ocean view. Hot buffet breakfast changed every morning, also fruts and pastry. only the orange juce was not good, al the rest was very good. There is also a diving club in the hotel, and the possibility to access for free the fitness center and the indoor swiming pool of... More 

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Cheshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent view of the ocean from our room, we were on the 3rd floor. The staff are so helpful and friendly. We had a great time and could not wish for much more and would definitely choose Roca Mar again.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

The staff were very friendly and helpful. The room was cleaned every day to very high standards. We like our balcony with the sea view, just amazing and great to relax in the afternoon when it was too hot to be anywhere else or in the evening with a glass of wine. I have told reception about the unfriendly behavior... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We stayed here for two nights before returning to the UK. The hotel is located on the seaside which is attractive but so much of the structure is painted in a strong blue colour which is obvious in the photos of the hotel but in real life it is quite over powering!It is quite remote in that there are a... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

the view is beautiful food very good very friendly staf if you se the advertise of the hotel looks exacle whit the hotel is I recommend hotel roca mar for your stay at madeira island have fun on your holidays

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Basel, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We spend one week mid October, had a seaside room, rooms are big and very clean. Staff at the reception are really nice and very helpful. Location is close to ocean and 15 minutes from Funchal center. The breakfast buffet could be improved by offering a variety of fresh fruits and improving the overall presentation. But diners in the hotel... More 

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Reception was nice and welcoming...on our arrival receptionist was very helpful. Before arrival I requested that they arrange a surprise for my daughters birthday...the receptionist informed me that this would be in place on our arrival...we found the surprise was a PC print out on A4 folded paper with her name and 'Happy Birthday'..they offered her an ice- cream at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Previous reviews through spring 2014 have been quite scathing about the building works being carried out at this hotel. We'll these are all finished now and the terraces DO look like the advertised pictures again. People may be unaware that Madeira was hit by a fierce storm in December that did untold damage to many sea front hotels. Roca Mar... More 

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Sidcup, Kent
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We were booked into the Rocamar Country Sports & Country Club. We knew it was apartments and we booked it though appartments4you. It was perfectly fine for us, a studio apartment within a building of many rooms, but described outside as a hotel. The actual hotel is next door and there is another next to that called the Royal Orchid.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

This hotel is definatley not a 4 star hotel, it is very shabby and needs to be completely refurbished throughout. There was not even rea and coffee in our room which you would expect in a 4 star hotel. The breakfast was pretty poor, not much choice and lacked taste- not 4 star quality. The main lady on reception was... More 

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